Picking out a school for your children can be a difficult and important task. We’ve provided some useful resources below that should help make your decision a little bit easier!
Portland Monthly’s “Our Best Schools” Report
Portland Monthly puts out an annual school report titled “Our Best Schools” every February. The report gives detailed information for each school in the Oregon and Clark County Washington. You will find data like the percent of teachers with a master’s degree, school’s diversity and the teacher to student ratios. Check out their report as well as other school-related articles HERE.
A fantastic website for researching schools and interacting with other parents is greatschools.org. The site was developed by a teacher in 1998 and provides a site that visitors can access school data, expert advice, articles, and community content.
State of Oregon’s Public School Report Card
In addition, each fall the State of Oregon produces its annual public school report card. To view the states report card visit their site HERE.